Lateral Hires

Experienced lawyers looking to grow their practice, take advantage of great legal talent and support, and transition seamlessly into a defined and focused business plan, look no further than Robinson+Cole.  Our current opportunities are listed below.  If there is not a current opening that matches your interests but you would like to submit your materials, please click here to apply.  Your materials will stay on file for future opportunities.

Business Transactions Associate

Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 Firm, seeks an attorney to join its Business Transactions practice group in its Providence, RI; Hartford, CT; or Boston, MA office. 

Robinson+Cole's Business Transactions practice group represents clients in a broad range of corporate, strategic, financial, and commercial transactions and matters, including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital debt and equity financings; joint ventures; corporate governance; and significant commercial agreements.

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of three years of experience drafting and negotiating complex transaction documents relating to mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, private equity, commercial lending, and corporate finance matters  Candidates should work well as part of a team and enjoy a fast-paced work environment.

Admission to the bar in which the attorney is resident is required.  Top academic and transactional credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, and transcript.

Finance Attorney

Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 Firm, seeks an attorney to join its Finance practice group in its New York, NY; Stamford, CT, Hartford, CT, Boston, MA or Providence, RI office. 

Robinson+Cole's Finance practice group represents lenders and borrowers in a variety of highly sophisticated secured and unsecured financing transactions, including transactions secured by, or based on, all manner of real estate and personal property. We work with banks and their special finance and merchant banking affiliates, as well as with insurance companies, venture and opportunity funds, financial subsidiaries of major industrial corporations and other financial intermediaries. Our Finance Group works with clients in a broad range of industries such as health care, waste management, retail, broadcast and cable television, affordable housing, cellular telephone and radio, real estate development, timeshare finance, energy, sovereign tribal nations, employee benefit plans, electric, gas and water utilities, municipal finance and financial services. We are familiar with the particular financing needs of these industries as well as with specialized collateral such as securities, real estate, vessels and aircraft.

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of six years of experience in all aspects of secured and unsecured bank, mezzanine and other senior and subordinated lending, working with borrowers, banks, funds and other lenders.  The ideal candidate will have experience with subordination and intercreditor arrangements, negotiating financial covenants and intercreditor matters inherent in mezzanine financing, perfecting  collateral, advising private equity clients in connection with leveraged buyouts and refinancings, representing financial institutions in connection with secured loans to individuals, or their investment vehicles. Candidates should work well as part of a team and enjoy a fast-paced work environment.

Admission to the bar in which the attorney is resident is required.  Top academic and transactional credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, and transcript.

Insurance Coverage Litigation Associate - Hartford, CT

Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with at least three years of litigation experience to join its Insurance + Reinsurance Practice Group in its Hartford, CT office.  Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance practices in the United States, focusing primarily in insurance coverage litigation for property casualty and life, health, and disability insurers.  

We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team.  Admission to the Connecticut bar is required.   Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus.  The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions and court appearances. 

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others).

Land Use/Real Estate Associate - Boston, MA

Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 firm, seeks an associate to join its land use and real estate transactional practice in the firm’s Boston office.  Robinson+Cole’s real estate and development practice includes more than 30 attorneys who represent businesses, landowners, developers, institutions and government agencies in matters involving land development and transactions both locally and throughout the country.  Our strong land use team includes many attorneys and land use analysts with advanced degrees in city planning or related disciplines.  We appear regularly before local boards and agencies and we support and encourage our attorneys to be actively involved in their community and in national and regional professional and industry organizations.

Qualified candidates will have between two and four years of experience advising property owners and developers, companies, organizations, and government entities on a wide range of land use and real estate transactional and finance matters.  They should be experienced with zoning and other local, state and federal permitting and public approval processes.

Admission to the Massachusetts bar is required.  Top academic credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills are also necessary.  Experience or education as a land use planner is a plus.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and transcript.

ERISA Litigation Associate - New York, NY

Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with at least three years of complex litigation experience to join its Litigation Section in its New York, NY office. 

Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance practices in the United States, focusing primarily in insurance coverage litigation for property casualty and life, health, and disability insurers.  The firm is also one of the few firms in the Northeast and Florida with a specific team of lawyers and nonlawyer professionals who focus on advising and defending employers, plans, and insurers in connection with claims for employee welfare benefits. 

We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team.  The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions and court appearances.  Admission to the NY bar required.  Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus.  ERISA experience required.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others).

Insurance Coverage Litigation Associate - New York, NY

Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with at least four years of litigation experience to join its Insurance + Reinsurance Practice Group in its New York, NY office.  Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance practices in the United States, focusing primarily in insurance coverage litigation for property casualty and life, health, and disability insurers.  

We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team.  Admission to the New York bar is required.  Experience  with complex CGL insurance programs, including Bermuda form policies, is a plus.  Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus.  The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions and court appearances.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others).

Insurance Coverage Litigation Associate - Miami, FL

Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an associate with at least two years of litigation experience to join its Insurance + Reinsurance Practice Group in its Miami, Florida office. 

Robinson+Cole has one of the leading insurance practices in the United States, focusing primarily in insurance coverage litigation for property casualty and life, health, and disability insurers.  The practice in the Miami office is heavily concentrated in the litigation of a broad range of property insurance disputes, including those arising out of Hurricane Irma, as well as some coverage disputes under commercial liability insurance policies.  The position may also provide some support for the firm’s health insurance litigation practice.

We are looking for a candidate with superior academic credentials, excellent writing and analytical skills, and large-firm or equivalent experience to join our team.  Admission to the Florida bar is required.  Law review experience and/or judicial clerkship experience are a plus.  The successful candidate will be expected to assume substantial responsibility, including drafting of briefs on critical motions, management of discovery, depositions and court appearances.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and two writing samples (preferably briefs not edited by others).

Health Law Attorney

Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 firm, seeks an attorney to join its Health Law Practice Group in Hartford, CT or Stamford, CT.  Qualified candidates will have at least five years of experience advising health care providers on transactional and regulatory health law issues. In addition, qualified candidates must have excellent written, verbal, analytical, and interpersonal skills as well as superior academic credentials. 

For the right candidate, this position may be situated in Hartford or Stamford with Hartford being the preferred location.  Admission to the CT bar is required.  Top academic credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, writing sample (preferably not edited by others), and law school transcript.